Betchworth Castle, Betchworth Park
Betchworth Castle, Betchworth Park, Brockham, Surrey RH4 1NZ View on map
Betchworth Castle is a fortified medieval house dating to approx. 1377 and retains substantial amounts of standing medieval and later masonry. The monument also illustrates the adaptation of an important medieval residence to the changing needs and fashions of later centuries. It is situated on a sandstone spur which overlooks the western bank of the River Mole, around 1.5km to the north east of Dorking.
- Open on Heritage Open Day
The entrance gate at TQ1846 5015, near RH4 1NZ From A24/A25 roundabout at Dorking head east toward Reigate. After leaving the built-up area (1/2 mile) turn right at the entrance to Betchworth Park Golf Course and park on the edge of the old road. Access point, on foot, is the five bar gate close to the main road.
- Wheelchair access: Partial
- Disabled Toilets: No
- Assistance dogs: Yes